Cricket Tour 2012

  • SA, England in race for No. 1 Test ranking March 6, 2012

    Dubai: South Africa will be aiming to carry the winning momentum from their ODI series into the three-Test series against New Zealand, starting in Dunedin on Wednesday, as that will earn them the status of the No. 1 Test-ranked side in the world in the ICC Test Championship table. If South...
  • New Zealand give van Wyk Test debut March 6, 2012

    Wellington: New Zealand will give South African-born wicketkeeper Kruger van Wyk his Test debut against the Proteas on Wednesday after a hip injury sidelined regular gloveman BJ Watling. Black Caps physiotherapist Paul Close said a problem with Watling's right hip joint meant he was unable to play in the first Test...
  • South Africa chase No. 1 ranking vs New Zealand March 6, 2012

    Dunedin: South Africa will press their claim to the No. 1 Test ranking when they begin a three-match series against New Zealand from Wednesday. Ranked No. 2 behind England, South Africa have already demonstrated their superiority over eighth-ranked New Zealand in shorter formats, winning the Twenty20 series 2-1 and the one-day...